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North Korea Launches Ballistic Missile in New Test

OBOR is a personal project of Xi's, who spoke of the importance of "harmonious co-existence" with other countries during the opening ceremony. US President Do...


Northumbria and York hospitals affected — NHS Cyber Attack

The cyber attack that began capturing the world's attention Friday has crippled about 200,000 computers in more than 150 countries, the security agency Europol ...


Mormon church to split with Boy Scouts amid culture clash

Now Porter will likely participate in the church's young men program. "When he turns 14, I'll leave it up to him to decide whether he wants to continue with S...


Donald Trump to launch panel to investigate voter fraud

Tasked with examining the registration and voting processes used in federal elections, the Presidential Advisory Commission on Election Integrity must submit a...


Former Trump security aide was Russian Federation blackmail risk, says ex

Despite firing Flynn, Trump has tried to paint his former national security adviser as a victim of illegal leaks of classified information by Obama officials. Y...


Only 29% approve of President Trump firing James Comey

When asked if he meant if those institutions were "under assault" internally by the president himself, Clapper said "exactly" and added that he believed Trump w...


Trump's Religious Freedom Order Could Affect Birth Control Access

The news came hours after the measure, which does very little to effectively protect and restore America's first freedom, was signed by President Trump, who w...


Victory meant more to the GOP than the health of millions — LUPICA

Among the lawmakers being targeted by Save My Care's campaign is Tom MacArthur of New Jersey, the moderate Republican who helped revive the bill. "We're stepp...


Does Trump Record His Conversations? The White House Won't Say

The New York Times reported on Friday that Comey had resisted a request from Trump that he pledge loyalty to the president. The illegality of a President...


Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos Booed During Commencement at HBCU

One student described (paywall) her invitation to the school as "a slap in the face". DeVos says the Trump administration is committed to students' succ...


Arkansas State Police: Three Injured In Yell County Shooting; Suspect Holding Hostages

Mainhart, 46, of the Yell County Sheriff's Office. When officers found Mainhart's body, they also found the bodies of two other people. The suspect - who fa...


Obama-era drilling regulation preserved

Michael Brune, executive director of the environmental group the Sierra Club, said: "Today is a victory for our public lands and for the health of families acro...


2 women killed in shooting on highway in Virginia

Gardner, 23, of Richmond and Sharayne Danielle Nichole Holland, 26, of Manassas was the passenger who later died in the hospital. There were seven people in t...


Interviews well underway for new Federal Bureau of Investigation director to replace Comey

Trump also told reporters Saturday that all of the candidates under consideration are "outstanding", "very well-known" and at the "highest level". They are am...


AG Sessions tells prosecutors to seek 'most serious' charges

In an eight-paragraph memo to the nation's prosecutors, Sessions returned to the guidance of President George W. Bush's administration by calling for more uni...


The House doesn't bother to defend its indefensible health-care bill

Manchin and Democratic Senator Dianne Feinstein of California, who spoke on " Meet the Press " on Sunday, both acknowledged there are problems with Obamacare ...


Trump eyeing Spicer replacement as part of broad shakeup

Mr Burr, who is leading the Senate investigation into the issue, said he was "troubled by the timing" of the firing. If the Senate vote on an Federal Bureau...


President Trump Delivers Commencement Address at Liberty University

He thanked them and their families many of them for supporting him and noted that a majority of evangelicals did turn out to vote for him, despite a lot of pred...


Trump Riffs On Familiar Themes During Liberty Commencement Speech

Trump encouraged the graduating crowd to follow their dreams. Trump also urged graduates to "treat the word "impossible" as nothing more than motivation" and ...


Erdogan: 'One Belt, One Road' Initiative Could Contribute to Defeat of Terrorism

In an English-language commentary yesterday, China's state-run Xinhua news agency said the new Silk Road would be a boon for developing countries that had bee...


Analyzing The Spoken And Unspoken At Today's Trump-Abbas Press Conference

We can be their allies to achieve a historic peace agreement, under your Government, Abbas told Trump , to whom he said that it was time for Tel Aviv recognize...


Pence: Trump considering moving United States embassy to Jerusalem

The occupied Palestinian territories have witnessed new tensions ever since Israeli forces imposed restrictions on the entry of Palestinian worshipers into the ...


President Trump Signs 'Religious Liberty' Executive Order

Trump signed an executive order today giving tax-exempt religious groups more freedom to voice their political opinions, as well as relaxing the mandate tha...


Sean Spicer could be out after debacle defending Trump

Tuesday. "Is it true, in fact, as The Washington Post is reporting and Jon Karl said earlier, that the deputy attorney general threatened to resign if the...


Lindenhurst Mom Fatally Hit by auto on Mother's Day

She backed into the pedestrians, then hit the Lindenhurst Fire Department building, police said. Police say Riolo thought she had put the auto in drive, but i...


Man kills 2 employees & police chief at nursing home in Kirkersville, Ohio

Kirkersville is about 30 miles east of Columbus . Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine said Friday that two search warrants were issued for the cars. The ord...


Clapper: 'Our institutions are under assault' by Trump

Former Director of National Intelligence James Clapper said that President Trump is attacking government institutions laid out by the founding fathers. "As far ...


Comey friend: Nothing scarier to Trump than someone who tells the truth

The 49-year-old Mr McCabe, a career FBI agent, has taken part in a number of high-profile investigations, including probes into the Boston Marathon bombing in 2...


Schiff Calls Trump's Bluff: If Comey 'Tapes' Exist, Turn Them Over, Stat!

Comey's associates said that Trump asked the Federal Bureau of Investigation director to pledge loyalty to him during that meal, while Trump said Comey, who was...


Sean Spicer Wants You to Know That the Tweet Speaks for Itself

During that dinner, Trump said Comey first assured him he was not under investigation as part of the bureau's probe of possible Trump campaign collusion in Ru...


Sad Mother's Day for family of slain Ohio nurse's aide

Authorities say Steven Eric Disario, who headed the Kirkersv. Authorities say Steven Eric Disario, who headed the Kirkersvil. Law enforcement officials gather o...


Mom of boy who killed himself vows he 'will be heard'

The Cincinnati school district, in contrast, says the boy told staff that he had fainted and never said he had been bullied or assaulted. Until the investig...


Spurs chairman bids fond farewell to White Hart Lane

Their new stadium is set to become one of the most advanced in Europe. Tottenham's Victor Wanyama, right, vies for the ball with Manchester United's Michael C...


Federal Bureau of Investigation will no longer inform White House on Russian Federation probe

The president sent the missive amid continued blowback over his firing of FBI Director James Comey amid Democratic charges that the firing was linked to the bur...


Trump touts US-Australia alliance - and Rupert Murdoch

Donald Trump sought on Friday to clarify and clean up after his comments praising Australia's universal healthcare system as superior to America's. Australi...